Synonyms of haste in English:

haste


See definition of haste

noun

1‘working with feverish haste’

SYNONYMS
speed, hastiness, hurry, hurriedness, swiftness, rapidity, rapidness, quickness, promptness, briskness, immediateness
impetuosity, precipitateness, rush, rushing
literary celerity, fleetness
rare expedition, expeditiousness, promptitude
ANTONYMS

slowness, delay


Phrases

    in haste


    SYNONYMS

    quickly, rapidly, fast, speedily, with alacrity, with urgency, in a rush, in a hurry, with dispatch

    make haste

    ‘I made haste down the stairs’


    SYNONYMS

    hurry, go fast, go quickly, hasten, hurtle, dash, dart, race, rush, fly, flash, shoot, streak, bolt, bound, blast, charge, chase, career, hurry up, speed up, scurry, scramble, scamper, scuttle, sprint, run, gallop, go like lightning, go hell for leather

    British

    scutter

    informal

    whizz, whoosh, vroom, tear, scoot, hare, pelt, zip, whip, zoom, belt, beetle, buzz, get a move on, step on it, hotfoot it, leg it, burn rubber, go like a bat out of hell

    British informal

    bomb, bucket, shift, put one's foot down, go like the clappers

    Scottish informal

    wheech

    North American informal

    hightail, barrel, boogie, clip, lay rubber, get the lead out

    North American vulgar slang

    drag ass, haul ass, tear ass

    informal, dated

    cut along

    archaic

    post, hie, fleet

    ANTONYMS

    dawdle, crawl